The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South East / Middlesex
Rank 27 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.44% 5.70% 6.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 26.47% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 15
Median salary £27,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 34 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 15.45% 21.52% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 41
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £35,450 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of job ads across the Middlesex region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Firewall
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Middlesex region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Middlesex

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Internet
4 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 6 (60.00%) SSL
4 6 (60.00%) VoIP
4 6 (60.00%) CCVP
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) F5
5 3 (30.00%) CyberArk
5 3 (30.00%) LogRhythm
5 3 (30.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (30.00%) Presales
6 2 (20.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
7 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) SSL
3 6 (60.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (10.00%) MPLS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Administrator
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Administrator
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Network Administrator
2 6 (60.00%) Voice Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Voice Network Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (30.00%) Presales
2 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCNP
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCVP
3 1 (10.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) CyberArk
3 3 (30.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (30.00%) LogRhythm
3 3 (30.00%) Palo Alto